Celebrations will welcome Endeavour to Los Angeles

The mayor of Los Angeles and the president of the California Science Center on Wednesday announced plans for space shuttle Endeavour's delivery to the West Coast on Sept. 20 and a long transit from the international airport to the children's education facility on Oct. 12-13.

This photo gallery shows images from Wednesday's press briefing inside the newly built Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion, plus highlights from Endeavour's final mission last May.

See our coverage from Endeavour' final mission.

Photo credit: Gene Blevins/LA Daily News

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